Legendary Pakistani actor Abid Ali passed away on September 5 in Karachi. He was suffering from a liver disease for quite some time.
He started his acting career with the PTV drama, Jhok Sial in 1973. He is most loved for his role as ‘Dilawar Khan’ in PTV drama, Waris.
He received Pride of Performance for his services in the field of art.
Condolences started pouring in as Pakistan lost a gem of its entertainment industry.
President of Pakistan Dr.Arif Alvi expressed his grief and prayed for the departed soul. He said that Abid Ali’s services in entertainment industry would be remembered forever.
Saba Qamar remembered working with Abid Ali in drama serial, Bunty I Love You.
Humayun Saeed mourned the death of Pakistani actor Abid Ali and prayed for his soul.
Maya Ali who worked with Abid in drama serial Diyar-e-Dil turned to Instagram to express her sorrow.
Hareem Farooq was grief-stricken after hearing about the death of Abid Ali.
Armeena Khan and Zhalay Sarhadi also prayed for the departed soul.
Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan offered her condolences after hearing about Abid Ali’s passing away.
“His services in the field of art will be remembered for long. May Allah grant him Jannah and fortitude and courage to the bereaved family.”-Firdous Ashiq Awan